Journal of Medical Cases, ISSN 1923-4155 print, 1923-4163 online, Open Access
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Volume 2, Number 6, December 2011, pages 265-267

Endoscopic Polypectomy Using Double-balloon Enteroscopy is Useful for the Treatment of Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome Even in Children


Figure 1.
Figure 1. Pigmentation on the lips and the oral mucosa.
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Removal of the polyp in the jejunum using DBE.
Figure 3.
Figure 3. Pathology of the resected polyp. The polyp was compatible with the PJ-type and no adenomatous or carcinomatous components were found.